BIOGEA Briefing 3/ July 2018: GBI and the CAP Reform proposals

Friday, July 13, 2018

The BIOGEA Project has released its third policy briefing on topic "Green and Blue Infrastructure and the Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) Reform proposals". The European Commission’s proposals for the CAP 2021 were published on 1 June 2018. The two main novelties in the proposals addressed by the briefing are the replacement of “greening” with “eco-schemes” and an “advanced environmental conditionality” and the increased flexibility given to member states in implementing the CAP. The BIOGEA  briefing on the topic describes how these changes may affect the presence and condition of Green and Blue Infrastructures (GBI) in agricultural landscapes.

Read the whole document here.